Conferences

Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall, city or country, national or international, find the writing conference you desire. Our selective, searchable list of conferences features many of our published authors.


Format: 09/21/2019
Format: 09/21/2019
Ridgefield Writers Conference

Ridgefield Writers Conference


RIDGEFIELD, CT
The Ridgefield Writers Conference is the only short writers conference patterned after the workshop style used in the residency portion of MFA programs in creative writing. This model provides constructive, insightful feedback in a way that empowers writers to keep using the knowledge and skills they gain to create their best work.
Faculty: Marilyn Allen, Adele Annesi, Chris Belden, Jim Childs, Collin Hosten, Sonya Huber, Tamar Mays, Pete Nelson
Genres Offered: Fiction, Nonfiction
Contact: Adele Annesi a.annesi@sbcglobal.net
Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Conference

Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Conference

SEPTEMBER 6—8, 2019
DENVER, CO
Every year, Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers is pleased to present the Colorado Gold Conference, where hundreds of writers from all over the US and beyond gather for a full weekend of writerly camaraderie, exciting programming, and opportunities to pitch projects to the industry’s top agents and editors.
Faculty: Debra Dixon, Marie Force, John Gilstrap, Anne Hillerman, Diane Lasek
Genres Offered: Fiction
Contact: Corinne O’Flynn conference@rmfw.org.
Romance Writers of America Conference

Romance Writers of America Conference

JULY 24—27, 2019
DENVER, CO
The RWA Conference is the place where career-focused romance writers gather to make lasting connections and grow their careers—and so much more. At the conference, career-focused romance writers can anticipate: education and information, networking with fellow writers, interaction with editors, agents, publishers, vendors, retailers, and other romance publishing industry professionals.
Faculty: Jennifer L. Armentrout, Alyssa Cole, Darynda Jones, Sarah MacLean
Genres Offered: Fiction
Contact: Megan Sloan megan.sloan@rwa.org